CJAM CHARTS!! November 22 – 28, 2021

Here’s the charts for our wacky FUNdraiser week!

After a couple months of narrowly missing out on the top spot to bands like IDLES, Odonis Odonis, The Garrys, and Wine Lips, Windsors own Talking Violet fiiiiiinally takes the #1 spot! Exciting stuff!

Full Electronic, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Folk charts below the clicky clicky

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist.

1    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

2    WINE LIPS*     Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party (Stomp)

3    RHI & TELEMACHUS     Dead Silk II (Tru Thoughts)

4    COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

5    SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

6    COURTNEY BARNETT     Things Take Time, Take Time (Marathon)

7    CEU*     Un Gosto De Sol (Urban Jungle)

8    THE HYPNOTICS*^     Static Fuzz Radio Singles EP (Self-Released)

9    SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS*     Life After (Distorted Muse)

10   HAVIAH MIGHTY*     Stock Exchange (Mighty Gang Inc.)

11   FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

12   KARLOFF*     Karloff (No Funeral)

13   CORY WEEDS WITH STRINGS*     What Is There To Say? (Cellar)

14   ADA LEA*     one hand on the steering wheel the other sewing a garden (Next Door)

15   THE GARRYS*     Get Thee to a Nunnery (Grey)

16   SIMBIYEZ WILSON*     Warrior (Surkeus)

17   CARTEL MADRAS*     The Serpent And The Tiger (Sub Pop)

18   ELBOW     Flying Dream 1 (Polydor)

19   DAMON ALBARN     The Nearer the Fountain More Pure the Stream Flows (Transgressive/PIAS)

20   AESOP ROCK & BLOCKHEAD     Garbology (Rhymesayers)

21   MAKAYA MCCRAVEN     Deciphering The Message (Blue Note)

22   NNAMDÏ     Are You Happy (Sooper Records)

23   TASHA     Tell Me What You Miss The Most (Father/Daughter)

24   SNAIL MAIL     Valentine (Matador)

25   PARQUET COURTS     Sympathy For Life (Rough Trade)

26   KAY YOUNG     This Here Feels Good (PIAS)

27   CHUBBY AND THE GANG     The Mutt’s Nuts (Partisan)

28   TY SEGALL     Harmonizer (Drag City)

29   THE DESCENDENTS     9th & Walnut (Epitaph)

30   GREENTEA PENG     Man Made (EMI)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 15 – 21, 2021

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist

1    IDLES     Crawler (Partisan)

2    FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

3    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

4    SATE*     The Fool (CLK Creative Works)

5    JULIE DOIRON*     I Thought of You (You’ve Changed)

6    COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

7    THE GARRYS*     Get Thee to a Nunnery (Grey)

8    KILL BIRDS     Married (Royal Mountain)

9    BEACH HOUSE     Once Twice Melody: Chapter 1 (Sub Pop)

10   SNAIL MAIL     Valentine (Matador)

11   WINE LIPS*     Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party (Stomp)

12   KARLOFF*     Karloff (No Funeral)

13   ASTROCOLOR*     Paradise (Amelia Recordings)

14   CEDRIC NOEL*     Hang Time (Forward Music Group / Joyful Noise)

15   KEYS N KRATES*     Original Classic (Last Gang)

16   BONNUIT*     Bonnuit (Off White House)

17   JULIA DAIGLE*     Un Single Sur L’epaule (Lisbon Lux)

18   SILLA + RISE*     Silarjuaq (Balanced)

19   BONE TOWER*     We All Will Die One Day (No Funeral)

20   ACTORS*     Acts of Worship (Artoffact)

21   SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

22   ADA LEA*     one hand on the steering wheel the other sewing a garden (Next Door)

23   LEX LEOSIS     Terracotta (Fontana North)

24   CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON*     Alpha (Stone Woman)

25   MOOR MOTHER     Black Encyclopedia of the Air (Self-Released)

26   DAMON ALBARN     The Nearer the Fountain More Pure the Stream Flows (Transgressive/PIAS)

27   THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS     Book (Idlewild)

28   NNAMDÏ     Are You Happy (Sooper Records)

29   PARQUET COURTS     Sympathy For Life (Rough Trade)

30   LALA LALA     I Want The Door To Open (Hardly Art)

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TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 8 – 14, 2021

Fleece takes the top spot this week – be sure to check out their interview with Lix on Swamped!

* indicates Canadian artist. ^ indicates local Windsor/Detroit artist

1    FLEECE*     Stunning & Atrocious (Self-Released)

2    TALKING VIOLET*^     Tell Your Friends You Love Them (Self-Released)

3    ABBY SAGE*     Fears of Yours & Mine (Nettwerk)

4    BADBADNOTGOOD*     Talk Memory (XL Recordings)

5    SHAD*     TAO (Secret City)

6    THEON CROSS     Intra-I (Marathon Artists)

7    QUANTIC AND NIDIA GONGORA     Almas Conectadas (Tru Thoughts)

8    VARIOUS     The Daptone Super Soul Revue: LIVE at the Apollo (Daptone)

9    SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS*     Life After (Distorted Muse)

10   THE HYPNOTICS*^     Static Fuzz Radio Singles EP (Self-Released)

11   L00PING*     Zero Point Energy (Self-Released)

12   YEHRA     Dirty Love (Self-Released)

13   SHN SHN*     e.strange.d (Self-Released)

14   DIAMONDTOWN*     Diamondtown (Label Obscura)

15   BETH MCKENNA*     Beyond Here (Self-Released)

16   PEOPLE OF THE SUN*     A Day’s Work (Sharp 5)

17   VIOLENTENE*     Otherworld (Self-Released)

18   PARIS PICK*     Hope For the Best (Self-Released)

19   HOT GARBAGE*     RIDE (Mothland)

20   BEHROOZ MIHANKHAH*     Lydium (Self-Released)

21   TOUCHING*     littlewords (Head In The Sand)

22   GOODBYE HONOLULU*     Goodbye Honolulu (Self-Released)

23   RENO MCCARTHY*     Run Up River (Balustrade)

24   MEGAN NASH*     Soft Focus Futures (Acronym)

25   LEEROY STAGGER*     Dystopian Weekends (Tonic)

26   COEUR DE PIRATE     Impossible à aimer (Bravo)

27   SPECTRES*     Hindsight (Artofact)

28   ODONIS ODONIS*     Spectrums (Felte)

29   TUNIC*     Quitter (Artoffact)

30   LEVI DOVER SEXTET*     Imaginary Structures (Three Pines)

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CJAM Top 30 Charts // January 7th – January 13th, 2019

*indicates Canadian Content

1    PAPA GHOSTFACE* –  What We Lost in the Flood (Tosteestostas)

2    OUTRAGEOUS CHERRY –Meet You in the Shadows (Burger)

3    VOLUNTEERS* – I Wish I Was As Happy As John Denver (Self-Released

4    SHAD – *A Short Story About A War (Secret City)

5    MATTHEW DEAR –Bunny (Ghostly International)

6    HUTTCH* – Huttchino (Self-Released)

7    HIGH PARADE* – The Ocean (Self-Released)

8    JOCK TEARS* – Bad Boys (Inky)

9    RACHEL BARTON PINE* – Blues Dialogues (Cedille)

10   STEPHANIE BOULAY* – Ce Que Je Te Donne Ne Dispait Pas (Grosse Boite)

11   URBAN SURF KINGS* – Astro Surf A-Go-Go (Self-Released)

12   ART D’ECCO* – Trespasser (Paper Bag)

13   THE AR-KAICS – In This Time (Wick)

14   RAIZA BIZA AND REMI – Black Hole Sun EP (Low Key Source)

15   CARBONAS –Your Moral Superior (Goner)

16   TOMORROW’S TULIPS –Harnessed To Flesh (Burger)

17   JOYCE MANOR –Million Dollars To Kill Me (Epitaph)

18   FRANCINE HONEY* – To Be Continued… (Self-Released)

19   ESCAPE GOAT* – Escape Goat (Self-Released)

20   LOGAN AND NATHAN – *Chasing Tales and a Few Other Things (Self-Released)

21   THE HIGH DIALS* – Foreverish (Self-Released)

22   CRAIG MOREAU* – A Different Kind Of Train (Self-Released)

23   ALL HANDS ON JANE –Animal Worship (Self-Released)

24   THE CASTOR TROYS* – Legends Never Die (Self-Released)

25   MARIE-VERONIQUE BOURQUE* – Une porte s’ouvre (Self-Released)

26   SHOOBIES* – Nevermind the Hardcore, Here’s Shoobies (Self-Released)

27   AUTOPILOT* – Afterglow (Self-Released)

28   FEVER FEEL* – Fever Feel (Self-Released)

29   SIEVI* – Rebirth (Self-Released)

30   WISH LASH* – Altar of Doubt (Self-Released)

CJAM Top 30 Charts // December 31st, 2018 – January 6th, 2019

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* indicates Canadian Content

1    CHARLES BRADLEY – Black Velvet (Daptone)

2    PAPA GHOSTFACE* – What We Lost in the Flood (Tosteestostas)

3    THE HIGH DIALS* – Foreverish (Self-Released)

4    RAE SPOON* – bodiesofwater (Coax)

5    SHAD* – A Short Story About A War (Secret City)

6    URBAN SURF KINGS* – Astro Surf A-Go-Go (Self-Released)

7    COLIN JAMES* – Miles to Go (True North)

8    MAKAYA MCCRAVEN – Universal Beings (International Anthem)

9    IRON AND WINE – Weed Garden (EP) (Sub Pop)

10   HUTTCH* – Huttchino (Self-Released)

11   HIGH PARADE* – The Ocean (Self-Released)

12   SHOOBIES* – Nevermind the Hardcore, Here’s Shoobies (Self-Released)

13   NUELA CHARLES* – Distant Danger (Self-Released)

14   VARIOUS* – Invisible Channel: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9 FM (CJSW 90.9 FM)

15   DAVE MCEATHRON* – Abandoned Companions (Self-Released)

16   WAY NORTH* – Fearless And Kind (Self-Released)

17   AUTOPILOT* – Afterglow (Self-Released)

18   PROBLEM PATIENT* – Patient Problems (Self-Released)

19   CHRIS CASSERLY* – Clear Black Sky (Self-Released)

20   HOLY GASP* – The Love Songs of Oedipus (Self-Released)

21   EUGENE RIPPER* – Fast Folk Underground 5 (Self-Released)

22   JOHNNY GRIFFITH* – The Lion, Camel & Child (GB Music)

23   KAIA KATER* – Grenades (Acronym)

24   NO CODES* – No Codes (Self-Released)

25   VOLUNTEERS* – I Wish I Was As Happy As John Denver (Self-Released)

26   ERNESTO CERVINI TURBOPROP* – Abundance (Anzic)

27   FRONTPERSON* – Frontrunner (Oscar Street)

28   ROXANNE POTVIN* – All It Was (Domino)

29   BIRDS OF BELLWOODS* – Victoria (Self-Released)

30   TOKYO POLICE CLUB* – Tokyo Police Club (Dine Alone)